Local & Regional News

​Numbers released Tuesday by the Minnesota Department of Health indicate there have now been 629 presumed positive cases of the Coronavirus in the state, out of 19,780 tests conducted.
The Division One Council with the N-C-A-A has voted to let schools like Minnesota extend eligibility for another season to athletes involved in spring sports.
Numbers released Monday by the Minnesota Department of Health indicate there have now been 576 presumed positive cases of the Coronavirus in the state, out of 18,822 tests conducted.
Greater Fergus Falls and a coalition of distilleries in Minneapolis including Tattersall Distilling, Du Nord Craft Spirits and Brother Justus Whiskey in Minneapolis, MN are pleased to announce a…
As the "Stay at Ho​me" order continues and while thousands of Minnesotans are off the job, Joe Kelly director of Homeland Security and Emergency Management offers a way you can help during the…

National News Stories

Dozens in California nursing home hit with COVID-19 and 2 have died

Apr 1, 2020

Six staff members of the Cedar Mountain Post Acute Rehabilitation in Yucaipa, east of L.A., have also tested positive

Coronavirus updates: Deadliest day yet puts U.S. COVID-19 toll over 4,000

Apr 1, 2020

Globally the disease has claimed more than 42,000 lives, and the White House says it could kill more than 200,000 in America alone.

Watch live: New York Governor Cuomo gives coronavirus update

Apr 1, 2020

More than 75,000 cases have been confirmed in the state, which is the U.S. epicenter of the virus outbreak.

Health care workers show faces bruised by protective gear

Apr 1, 2020

"I feel broken — and we are only at the start," one doctor wrote.

Federal prisons will confine inmates to cells for 14 days

Mar 31, 2020

The bureau holds 146,000 inmates across 122 facilities nationwide.

Latest Information from CDC

Cases in U.S.

Mar 31, 2020

Cases in U.S.

People Who are at Higher Risk

Mar 31, 2020

COVID-19 is a new disease and there is limited information regarding risk factors for severe disease. Based on currently available information and clinical expertise, older adults and people of any age who have serious underlying medical conditions might …

Interim Laboratory Biosafety Guidelines for Handling and Processing Specimens Associated with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Mar 31, 2020

Until more information becomes available, precautions should be taken in handling specimens that are suspected or confirmed for SARS-CoV-2.

Strategies for Optimizing the Supply of PPE

Mar 30, 2020

Strategies for Optimizing the Supply of PPE

Schools & Childcare: Guidance for School Settings

Mar 30, 2020

Schools & Childcare: Guidance for School Settings

Information for Laboratories

Mar 30, 2020

This page includes interim guidance and resources for laboratory professionals working with specimens from persons under investigation (PUI) for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

Print Resources

Mar 30, 2020

Fact sheet print resources

Testing in the U.S.

Mar 30, 2020

Testing in the U.S.

Global case numbers are reported by the World Health Organization (WHO)

Mar 30, 2020

Global case numbers are reported by the World Health Organization (WHO) in their coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) situation report. For U.S. information, visit CDC's COVID-19 in the U.S.

Other At-Risk Populations

Mar 30, 2020

Other At-Risk Populations